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Serving communion at the 16th Biennial Convention of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) was a profoundly humbling experience for Willard Metzger.

September 27, 2017
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Gordon Janzen, Director, Asia, Europe & Middle East Ministry for Mennonite Church Canada has announced that he is concluding his position as of Oct. 6, 2017.

September 21, 2017
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Bill C-262 is a big deal. So big, that some are taking up a fast in the days leading up to the bill’s debate in the House of Commons.

September 7, 2017
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Last week Makai started kindergarten at the same school where Cody is now in his second year. Though we are very happy with the school – and Cody loves it – a complaint arose for me within Makai’s first three days. Makai's teacher played a television show during the 30 minute recess as students ate their snacks.

September 7, 2017
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Many people ask me “how things are” in Ukraine. When I think of the complex history of the country, I sometimes wonder how to respond.

September 1, 2017
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Mennonite Church Canada is one of seven collaborative partners in an Anabaptist response to violent conflict in the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo). Food, household items and shelter supplies will soon reach some of the 1.4 million people displaced by a conflict that has largely been overlooked by media.

August 22, 2017
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A 16-page sampler of the new Mennonite worship and song collection is available for free congregational download. Called the “Great Day of Singing,” the sampler is designed as a resource to plan worship for October 22, 2017.

August 22, 2017
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Russ Eanes has announced his intention to resign as executive director of MennoMedia and its book imprint Herald Press, effective early 2018.

August 22, 2017
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How does your spiritual garden grow? What do you do to keep your Christian life flourishing? Darla Weaver explores these ideas as she connects gardening to spiritual growth in a new devotional, Water My Soul: 90 Meditations from an Old Order Mennonite (Herald Press, September 2017).

August 22, 2017
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Witness workers in Botswana, Philippines, and Germany are transitioning out of their ministries in 2017 and 2018.

August 15, 2017